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Address: 233 Pearl St., Hartford, CT 06103
Phone Number: 860-727-4027
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Description: Hartford's professional Off-Broadway-style theatre.

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Great theater. I have been a subscriber for many years and most plays are first rate. It is a small theater and there really are no bad seats.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 15, 2015
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Farmington, Connecticut
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Farmington, Connecticut
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63 reviews 63 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Great theater. I have been a subscriber for many years and most plays are first rate. It is a small theater and there really are no bad seats.

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Norfolk, Massachusetts
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Great little theater in historic Hartford. Interesting seating policy - open seating but for a small fee you can get reserved seating. Don't know if reserved seating is actually worth it.... I specifically asked for aisle seating and they said no problem.. Got there, we had reserved seating, but not on an aisle (6 seats in)... no bad seats in... More 

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Glastonbury, CT
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My husband & I have been to TheaterWorks in Hartford a couple of times now. with friends and alone. This intimate theater is located in an historic building in downtown Hartford is just right for a night or afternoon out. We have really enjoyed all the plays we've seen and would recommend going. There is ample parking just across the... More 

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Bristol, Connecticut
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69 reviews 69 reviews
21 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This is a very interesting theater in the heart of Hartford. It is small and therefore intimate and you can see the actors plying their craft up close. Last year, we attended a performance of The Other Room which was exceptional well done. I had seen the play on Broadway with Laurie Metcalf (she deserved a Tony for her performance).... More 

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Woodbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Have only been a series member for one year and enjoyed each play. The theater is small so you have a chance to see the actors up close . The plays are well selected to fit the space and all have been fun and interesting with good casts. Once you have paid for the series you can select the days... More 

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New York City, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Had a wonderful time here, a bar restuarant and movie theater in the same location is the greatest idea.

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Oxford, CT
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The excellent productions come alive in this intimate setting. The directing is outstanding. Many plays start here and end up on Broadway.

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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69 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

After reading some reviews of "Freud's Last Session" by Mark St. Germain at the theaterworks, we decided to go on a Saturday afternoon. We were glad we did. The play depicts an imaginary meeting between Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis late in the life of Freud after he had fled Vienna and settled in London in 1939. The meeting takes... More 

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Connecticut
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261 reviews 261 reviews
95 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

My first reaction upon leaving Theaterworks’ highly entertaining world premiere production, Christmas on the Rocks, was why hadn’t someone thought of this idea before now? Director Rob Ruggiero asked seven playwrights—John Cariani, Jeffrey Hatcher, Jacques Lamarre, Matthew Lombardo, Theresa Rebeck, Edwin Sanchez, and Jonathan Tolin--to take iconic Christmas characters from holiday themed movies and television classics and reimagine them as... More 

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Spring Lake, Michigan
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106 reviews 106 reviews
30 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013 via mobile

Christmas on the Rocks was an entertaining and funny performance by 3 very skilled actors, playing multiple roles. You'll never think of Cindy Lou Who and Charlie Brown as innocents again. It was lots of fun. The theater itself is in a small, imtimate setting. Located in the lower level of the building, there are no bad seats. Unlike most... More 

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Address: Address: 233 Pearl St., Hartford, CT 06103
Phone Number: 860-727-4027
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hartford

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